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In 2029, a Massive Asteroid Will Come Startlingly Close to Earth

It'll be visible with the naked eye.<p>Few humans realize that the Apophis asteroid, discovered in 2004, is named after the Egyptian god of evil and …

A Groundbreaking Discovery Just Verified the Existence of Orbiting Supermassive Black Holes

Supermassive Orbit<p>Researchers at the University of New Mexico (UNM) have made an incredible discovery that could help us better understand not just …

NFC North Q&A: How much longer can Aaron Rodgers keep playing at his current level?

Aaron Rodgers has changed his diet to maximize his longevity, and Packers coach Mike McCarthy believes his quarterback can play into his 40s. But how …

NFL

Uh-Oh, Snapchat’s New Maps Update Is Exposing Cheaters

It’s an open secret that Snapchat is full of cheaters. Even if you haven’t experienced it yourself, type “Snapchat cheating” into Google and you can …

Berlin police taken off G20 duty after party involving public sex and urination

About 220 officers released from duty for Hamburg summit after raucous party inside fenced-off grounds of temporary container<p>Berlin’s police department said their officers were “only human” after they were expelled from the security force for next week’s G20 summit for partying.<p>About 220 officers …

Europe

These wondrous sea wolves swim for miles and live off the watery wilds

<b>In a remote stretch of rainforest on Canada's Pacific coast, a unique population of wolves has taken to a life of the sea.</b><p>Wolves have forever had a …

NASA eyes close-up mission to Uranus, Neptune

New NASA mission ideas would study the gassy environments of Uranus and Neptune, two planets on the edge of the solar system that spacecraft have visited only once.<p>The agency has several potential mission concepts on the table, including flybys, orbiters and even a spacecraft to dive into Uranus' …

Astronomers Release Most Detailed Image of a Star That's Not the Sun

Betelgeuse is a huge red supergiant, so we can get pretty good images of the enormous star.<p>A team of international astronomers led by the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies recently used the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA)—the most powerful radio telescope in the world—to …

SpaceX's Reusable Rockets Could Save the Company a Lot of Money

Every Cone Counts<p>After a historic weekend “doubleheader,” SpaceX is leading the push for reusable rocket technology. CEO and founder Elon Musk said …

Edges of Black Holes Re-Created in a Bathtub of Water

Mathematicians and scientists have simulated the region around a black hole using waves as they circled a drain in a simple tub of water.<p>The new …

A Fancy Blackberry Croissant Bake You Can Make Ahead

Blackberry Croissant Breakfast Bake<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>8 croissants, cut or torn into 2-inch pieces<br>Butter or cooking spray <br>1 pint blackberries (about 3 …

Mason Jar Omelets Are The Fastest Breakfast EVER

Shake and go!<p>GET THE RECIPE HERE.<p>Lately, we've been very into mason jars. They can basically do anything. You can make ice cream in them, you can …

Breakfast

Uranus Is Even Freakier Than We Thought

If David Lynch designed a planet, it would be Uranus. Much like every episode of <i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i>, Uranus is fiercely unique and weirdly …

Czech Republic nuclear power station hosts bikini contest to choose interns

A Czech nuclear power plant decided a bikini contest would be a good way to choose its next round of interns. Facebook users were asked to rate …

4 Things You Must Do Before You Invest One Dollar in the Market

4 Things You Must Do Before You Invest One Dollar in the Market<p>Updated June 30, 2017<p>We’re in the eighth year of a raging bull market, and it’s …

Robot-Proof Jobs

The vast majority of jobs consist of some portion of tasks that can be automated and some portion of tasks that can’t. Think you know which jobs are most susceptible to automation?Take our quiz below and find out.<p>Which of these three jobs is most automatable?<p>Tree-Pruning Specialist<br>• CEO<br>• Real Estate …

Customer Service

Elon Musk: Launching a Satellite with SpaceX is $300 Million Cheaper

Undercutting the Competition<p>In 2014, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report on the costs to launch spacecraft. In it, they …

Elon Musk Just Published His Plan to Colonize Mars

A New Plan<p>They say everything’s sweeter the second time around, and that seems to be the case for SpaceX’s plans to colonize Mars. Last year, Musk …

NASA wants to probe Uranus in search of gas

We hear a lot about Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn, and that’s because we have extremely fancy hardware floating around and, in some cases, cruising on …

Astronomy